NMTEC 250 Sectional Anatomy for Nuclear Medicine • 3 Cr.
Presents sectional anatomy of the body, including a brief introduction to the following imaging modalities: CT, MRI, angiography, and ultrasound. Main emphasis is on identifying organs of the head, neck, chest, abdomen, and pelvis on CT and MR images. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program or permission of program chair.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- describe the physical principles and results obtained from radiography
- (x-ray), computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance (MR) and ultrasound
- the locations of structures and organs of the brain, neck, thorax,
- abdomen, and pelvis.
- organs on CT and MR images.
- a chosen pathologic condition and its appearance on nuclear medicine and
- other types of images.